SME Talent Programme

SME Talent Programme

About the SME Talent Programme (STP)

The SME Talent Programme helps local SMEs attract students from the Institute of Technical Education (ITE), Polytechnics and Universities by providing funding for student internships. Food manufacturers may receive support for meaningful internships which have structured learning objectives and a mentorship programme, that is aligned to SkillsFuture Enhanced Internship guidelines.


How can SFMA help you?

The Singapore Food Manufacturers' Association (SFMA) is appointed by SPRING Singapore to assess and qualify SMEs who are keen to participate in STP, and will play an active role in matching suitable student interns to approved SMEs.


Click here to download SFMA's STP Brochure

For Food Manufacturers
SMEs' eligibility criteria

Qualifying companies are eligible for up to 70% funding support covering the internship stipend.


How to apply?

Click here for the step by step guide on how you can apply


How to claim?

At the end of the internship, food manufacturers can submit the following documents to SFMA via STPNet for claims processing:

For Students
How can the SME Talent Programme benefit me?

The STP aims to help local students from ITE, Polytechnics and Universities gain industry exposure and secure career opportunities with local food manufacturers.

STP internship programme offers a S$800 monthly allowance for ITE and Polytechnic students, and S$1,000 monthly allowance for University students.


Student's eligibility criteria

Application process

Interested students can submit your applications via the online STP portal at https://joinsme.sg

Students will be notified on the application outcome. In an event where the applicant receives multiple offers from different companies, the student will have the option to decide which company's offer to accept.


An exciting career awaits you!

Choose from the many available career opportunities in the food manufacturing sector

Food Processing
  • Food Process Engineer
  • Food Automation Engineer
  • Production Supervisor
  • Food Production Engineer
  • Food Production Technician
Food Safety & Quality Management
  • Food Chemist
  • Food Microbiologist
  • Lab Analyst
  • Quality Assurance Officer
  • Quality Control Officer
  • Quality Surveying Technician
Food Product Innovation
  • Food Technologist
  • Food Scientist
  • Food Ingredient Specialist
  • Flavour Application Technologist
  • Product Development Technologist
  • Sensory Scientist
Business & Corporate Functions
  • Accounting & Finance Officer
  • Brand & Marketing Officer
  • Business Development Officer
  • Digital Marketer
  • Channel Marketer
  • Export Officer
  • HR Officer
Media
8 Food Industry Jobs You Can Apply For Even If You Can Only Cook Instant Noodles.

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8 Food Industry Jobs You Can Apply For Even If You Can Only Cook Instant Noodles

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A career in the food manufacturing industry?!
Find out more in the TheSmartLocal.com YouTube video below.

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STP Outreach Activity
Factory Visit - Tai Hua Food Industries Pte Ltd (7 June 2017)

Factory Visit - Tai Hua Food Industries Pte Ltd (7 June 2017)

Factory Visit - Tai Hua Food Industries Pte Ltd (7 June 2017)

Factory Visit - Tai Hua Food Industries Pte Ltd (7 June 2017)

Factory Visit - Tai Hua Food Industries Pte Ltd (7 June 2017)

Factory Visit - Tat Hui Foods Pte Ltd (19 July 2017)

Factory Visit - Tat Hui Foods Pte Ltd (19 July 2017)

Factory Visit - Tat Hui Foods Pte Ltd (19 July 2017)

Factory Visit - Tat Hui Foods Pte Ltd (19 July 2017)

Factory Visit - Tat Hui Foods Pte Ltd (19 July 2017)

To Find Out More

Click here to download SFMA's STP Brochure

For more information you may contact Max Hu at maxhu@sfma.org.sg

Contact Us
Singapore Food Manufacturers' Association

9 Jurong Town Hall Road
#04-13, TA Hub
Singapore 609431

Tel: +65 6221 2438

Fax: +65 6223 7235

Website: http://www.sfma.org.sg/

Email: enquiries@sfma.org.sg

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